Entrances and Connections

FSC DANCE: ENTRANCES AND CONNECTIONS Saturday, April 22, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017 – 2:30 p.m. Erin LaSala, artistic director Branscomb Auditorium Just as the medium of movement is the language of dance, every choreographed entrance marks the beginning of a connection between audience members and dancers. Entrances and Connections features new […]




Swan Lake

RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS: TCHAIKOVSKY’S “Swan Lake” Wednesday, March 1, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. (Pre-ballet presentation at 6:45 p.m. in Anne MacGregor Jenkins Recital Hall) Branscomb Auditorium In a much-anticipated return to the stage of Branscomb Auditorium, the Russian National Ballet brings its exquisite production of Tchaikovsky’s beloved Swan Lake to Lakeland audiences. Of the great classics, […]




The Nutcracker Ballet

FLORIDA DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: TCHAIKOVSKY’S The Nutcracker Ballet Saturday, December 17, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Branscomb Auditorium Florida Dance Theatre, FSC’s company-in-residence, brings its celebrated production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker to the Festival of Fine Arts. A holiday tradition for generations of families, this timeless classic tells the […]




The Nutcracker Ballet

FLORIDA DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS: TCHAIKOVSKY’S The Nutcracker Ballet Saturday, December 17, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Branscomb Auditorium Florida Dance Theatre, FSC’s company-in-residence, brings its celebrated production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker to the Festival of Fine Arts. A holiday tradition for generations of families, this timeless classic tells the […]




Fall into Dance

FSC DANCE: FALL INTO DANCE 2016 Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 30, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Erin LaSala, artistic director Branscomb Auditorium Join us in our first annual Florida Southern College fall dance concert, under the direction of Erin LaSala! Fall into Dance 2016 highlights an eclectic array of exciting choreography […]




Fall into Dance

FSC DANCE: FALL INTO DANCE 2016 Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 30, 2016 – 2:30 p.m. Erin LaSala, artistic director Branscomb Auditorium Join us in our first annual Florida Southern College fall dance concert, under the direction of Erin LaSala! Fall into Dance 2016 highlights an eclectic array of exciting choreography […]




Nutcracker Auditions

Florida Dance Theatre presents "The Nutcracker"

For Florida Dance Theatre’s annual production of The Nutcracker. Ages 6-8 (12-1pm) Ages 9-11 (1:15-2:15pm) Ages 12 & up (2:30-3:30pm) Bring pointe shoes if applicable.




Florida Dance Arts Auditions

The goal of Dance Arts is to provide young dancers with the outlet and opportunity to prepare for a career in dance. Florida Dance Arts guiding premise is to elevate the artistic development of dance students and provide accessible and affordable cultural experiences to all segments of central Florida communities because broadening cultural awareness raises […]




A Midsummer Night’s Dream

When April 30, 2016 @ 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM Tickets $15 (students) $20 (adults) An original adaptation of Shakespeare’s enchanting story set to the music of Felix Mendelssohn. All performances are held at Branscomb Auditorium. Tickets are available at the door.




FSC Dance: New Beginnings

We invite you to join us for the exciting inaugural concert of FSC’s new dance program, under the direction of Erin LaSala! With a rich roster of talented dance majors and minors in place, this performance will feature innovative choreography by FSC faculty and nationally–acclaimed guest choreographers.  Adding to the excitement, the dancers of Lakeland’s […]




Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494